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So there is plenty of evidence that those schools are not at all representative of the political spectrum of students' in that age group; the question is why.
I'm still struggling with the Trump phenomena. IMO, he won the election because he was a political outsider.
but in any event, a HYPSM economics degree is the perfect vocational training for the field of investment banking or prestigious management consulting-just check with the HR departments of Goldman Sachs and BCG for their incoming classes.
and who gleefully quote The Fountainhead to one another.
The student bodies at all of them lean liberal, but every elite college has decent representation of vocal, active conservatives. Generally, the spirit of those colleges is that active, engaged anything is better than bland, as long as the student seems thoughtful and independent-minded, and within the mainstream of post-Enlightenment intellectual traditions